• cannes2

    Saturday, May 23, 2015 ·

    Let last entry’s queuing situation be the only cloud on the horizon for this year’s Cannes Festival. In truth, it has been a wondrous experience.

    Cannes Film Festival 2015: Days 9 – 11

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  • cannes1

    Friday, May 22, 2015 ·

    “Queue” is a dirty word in France, and at Cannes it’s a bad word for Jack Toye in particular.

    Cannes Film Festival 2015: Days 7 & 8

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  • cem2

    Thursday, May 21, 2015 ·

    Jack Toye reviews CEMETERY OF SPLENDOUR, competing in the “Un Certain Regard” section at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival.

    Cemetery of Splendour

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  • Miguel Gomes 2

    Tuesday, May 19, 2015 ·

    Live from the 2015 Cannes Film Festival, Jack Toye predicts the Palme D’Or, and reviews entries by László Nemes and Miguel Gomes.

    Cannes Diary 2015: Days 5 & 6

  • homemcr

    Tuesday, May 19, 2015 ·

    “West End arts venues are ghettoising films and making them a province for the rich. Art should be for everybody.” We spoke to Jason Wood of HOME MANCHESTER

    Interview with Jason Wood

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    Monday, May 18, 2015 ·

    Jack sees his first film of the festival in the Quinzaine des Realisateurs strand, Miguel Gomes’ ARABIAN NIGHTS

    Cannes Diary 2015: Day 4

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  • cannes2

    Sunday, May 17, 2015 ·

    “I’m sorry, I just don’t find a film about sheep or elderly shepherds that interesting, at least not in the hands of this director.”

    Cannes Diary 2015: Day 3

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  • cannes2

    Saturday, May 16, 2015 ·

    And so, to the first full day of films at Cannes!

    Cannes Diary 2015: Day 2

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Saturday, February 14, 2015

Under Electric Clouds

The year is 2017. 100 years have passed since the Russian Revolution, and the landscape of UNDER ELECTRIC CLOUDS is in every sense clouded and cold.

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Friday, February 13, 2015

As We Were Dreaming

Andreas Dresen’s tale, about a gang of childhood friends growing up in the suburbs of a reunified Germany in the early 90s, stomps and thrashes its way on to the big screen at Berlinale.

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Thursday, February 12, 2015

Interview with Jannik Splidsboel

We spoke to Jannik Splidsboel at Berlinale about his film MISFITS, an LGBT coming-of-age documentary set in conservative Tulsa.

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Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Misfits

Jannik Splidsboel’s documentary, MISFITS, focusses on the challenging lives of three LGBT teenagers who use The Open Arms Youth Centre, Tulsa as their meeting place.

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Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Jack’s Berlinale Diary #3

“There comes a point at a festival where you just tell yourself to quit whilst you’re ahead. And who takes their boyfriend to a rubbish tip to make out?!”

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Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Knight of Cups

KNIGHT OF CUPS is the seventh film in esteemed director Malick’s formidable cinematic canon, but does it live up to the hype that surrounds it at Berlinale 2015?

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Monday, February 9, 2015

Testament of Youth

“TESTAMENT OF YOUTH pays harrowing tribute to a woman who survived the heartbreak and anguish of a devastating war.” Student writer Lindsey Roberts reviews.

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Monday, February 9, 2015

Jack’s Berlinale Diary #2

“Time is precious and culturally-loaded with far more cinematic delicacies to try at a film festival. It’s bloomin’ marvellous!”

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Sunday, February 8, 2015

Jack’s Berlinale Diary #1

Three days into the Berlinale Film Festival, Jack Toye dives straight into the action.

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Thursday, February 5, 2015

Still Life

Nobody should be lonely in 2015, with all communication settings firmly flicked to On. All the more horrific when a dead body is found in an empty home, time of death several weeks earlier…